Paint Associate

Paint Associate Resume Examples And Tips

The average resume reviewer spends between 5 to 7 seconds looking at a single resume, which leaves the average job applicant with roughly six seconds to make a killer first impression. Thanks to this, a single typo or error on your resume can disqualify you right out of the gate.

At Zippia, we went through over 2,678 Paint Associate resumes and compiled some information about how best to optimize them. Here are some suggestions based on what we found, divided by the individual sections of the resume itself.

Five Key Resume Tips For Landing A Paint Associate Job:

Relevant Experience
Make sure that the jobs, experience, and accolades that you do include are relevant to the position you’re applying for.
The Right Skills
This is a great time to run wild with those keywords found in the job description. If they’re looking for someone with New Merchandise, be sure to list it as a skill.
Quantifiable Achievements
Achievements and awards relevant to the position speak louder than a high GPA, especially if you can quantify your achievement with a number.
Your Unique Qualities
Recruiters and hiring managers are looking at hundreds of resumes. Let yours stand out, and try not to sound too boring.
Strong Content
If you’ve had a lot of jobs, this shouldn’t necessarily be a list of all of them. This is a document designed to market you to a potential employer, so choose the strongest content.

How To Write A Paint Associate Resume

Contact Information
First things first — employers only spend about six seconds looking at resumes before they decide to keep them or throw them away, so you should definitely let them know whose it is.
Commute and relocation are things that employers take into consideration when sifting through candidates, so provide your current address in your resume header so that employers have an idea of where you are in relation to their office.
LinkedIn Profile
If you feel that a link to your social media profile could further your standing as a candidate, go ahead and include it. This doesn’t mean you should throw in a link to your hilarious Twitter profile, but instead provide your LinkedIn profile.
Professional Summary (Objective)
Career objective statements are one of the most overlooked pieces of otherwise stellar resumes. It’s not that every Paint Associate CV out there needs one — it’s just that the ones that really do need them typically never think to include them.
The goal of this section is simple: to summarize the resume in a few short sentences. Through your resume summary you enable employers to quickly learn whether you are a good match for the job. Here are a few things to keep in mind when writing a professional summary:
Keep it short: it should be 4 sentences max
Highlight your most impressive skills or achievements

Not sure which skills are really important?

3 Big Tips For Listing Skills On Your Resume
Make sure to only include your hard skills on your resume. In addition, include the most in-demand paint associate skills. Below we have listed the top skills for a paint associate : The more keywords your resume can “match,” the more likely it is that your resume will be selected for review by human eyes.
Top Skills for a Paint Associate
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Here are a few key points of to keep in mind while writing your skills section:
Include between 6 to 12 skills
Make sure to only include hard skills
Highlight your most impressive skills or achievements
The work experience section of a resume is all about highlighting the achievements that an employer would want to see. Here are some examples from different Business Analysts

Example # 1


J. C. Penney
  • Trained in diagnosing issues with mobile Apple Products
  • Represented Bissell Products in both Lowes and Wal-Mart, Pet Smart and Ace Hardware.
  • Develop SQL queries to perform data analysis, manipulation, and comparison for testing purposes.
  • Maintain Indoors plant section of Home Depot.
  • Sign for deliveries of plants, stage and set up plants and displays for Home Depot, scan/price/label plants.

Example # 2

Paint Associate

Panera Bread Company
  • Silver Taping, masking, sanding, priming, prepping, stripping and prepare aircraft ready to be paint.
  • Home Depot Spring 2014 Seasonal My seasonal position at Home Depot was a garden associate.
  • Interacted with Wal-Mart customers on the benefits od using Glidden paint.
  • Help transition 10-20 Wal-Marts with new paint system, and product from Glidden, order supplies and help maintain product visibility.
  • Instructed Wal-Mart employees on how to properly mix paint formulas using the automated machines.

Example # 3


Live Nation Entertainment
  • Attend the VIP's section with exceptional customer service guaranteeing repeat business Process tickets for live performances
  • Time Selling AMC stubs to guests.
  • Usher services along with janitorial needs as requested by supervising managers.
  • Served thousands of guests at AMC -Sold over 30 loyalty programs at AMC Awards/Honors
  • Make sure all janitorial services are completed.

Example # 4

Paint Associate

  • Take initiative to create the best possible layout for better sales.
  • Handled sales, lay-aways, custom orders, ring sizing, ear piercing, etc.
  • Process merchandise return, exchanges, and layaways Customer care and service with jewelry purchases Merchandise stocking and pricing
  • Greeted Walmart customers and helped them find merchandises.
  • Fold clothing, sort items for return, assist customers, return items, complete tasks,

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Write your work experience section in a way that embraces your paint associate skills. Sounds easier said than done? Take a look at how other people have done it. Below are real examples from paint associate resumes that people have included in their work experience section to demonstrate their knowledge of key skills:
As a paint associate, you may wonder exactly how your education section should look. Paint Associate roles often require a High School Diploma degree or higher, so the majority of paint associate resumes that we looked at contained a high school diploma degree.
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As shown above, the Education section can be very brief. However make sure to include the following:
The name of the school you attended
The year you attended
Your major
Your GPA
The level of education you attained